Photo of Luke Siemens
Photo of Luke Siemens
Luke Siemens
Faculty of Art

Area(s) of Expertise

Drawing, Digital Media


Luke Siemens is a Toronto-based Artist, working in drawing and digital medias. His work has shown nationally from Saskatoon, to Montreal and Toronto. Luke has been a sessional instructor at OCAD since 2013.


2008 BFA (Hons), Drawing and Painting University of Saskatchewan

2012 MFA Drawing and Painting, York University

Professional Experience

2013-Present Sessional Instructor, OCAD U

2010-2012 Teaching Assistant, York University

Selected Exhibitions

Solo Exhibitions

2014 You Could Live Here Too, Line Gallery, North Bay

2014 You Could Live Here Soon, AWOL Gallery, Toronto

2012 Boomtown, AWOL Gallery, Toronto

2009 Structural Integrity, Frances Morrison Library Gallery, Saskatoon

Two Person Exhibitions

2010 Artist by Artist: Pwned, Medal Art Gallery, Saskatoon

2008 Luke Siemens/Ben Hettinga, The Stall Gallery, Saskatoon

Group Shows

2014 Fresh Paint/New Construction, Art Mur Montreal, QC. 2014 Group Show

2012 Death in The City, Le Gallery, Toronto

2012 Fresh Paint/New Construction, Art Mur, Montreal

2011 Temporary, Loop gallery, Toronto,

Awards \ Grants

Samuel Sarick Purchase Prize, York University 2012. (Awarded 2013)

2012 Ontario Arts Council Visual Artist Emerging

2012 Toronto Arts Council Visual Artists Grant

2012 Nominated for the York University Thesis/Dissertation Prize

2012 The Glay Sperling, Curtlands Foundation Prize

2011-2012 Josheph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship, SSHRC

2010 Graduate Scholarship, York University

2005 Best Experimental Animation- Jack & Jill- Animediafest

Selected Publications

Carousel Magazine. Issue 31, May, 2013.

Pilot X: Death in The City. Curated by Amanda Nedham. Issue 10, Aug. 23rd, 2012